The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 110 143 135
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 165 112 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.63% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 60 44
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£380 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £199 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £392 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £15.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £21.95 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +52.17%
Incident Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +45 63 £310 +30.66% 17
Buckinghamshire +21 37 £388 +10.71% 4
Hampshire -2 27 £350 +15.13% 7
Surrey 0 24 £450 +34.32% 9
Oxfordshire - 6 £488 -
East Sussex -2 5 - -
Kent -8 3 £318 -12.47% 1
West Sussex -20 3 £375 +22.95%
Middlesex +3 1 £400 +23.07%
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 145 (43.41%) ITIL
2 103 (30.84%) Windows
3 99 (29.64%) Security Cleared
4 95 (28.44%) Service Management
5 83 (24.85%) SC Cleared
6 64 (19.16%) SLA
7 60 (17.96%) HP
8 54 (16.17%) Microsoft
9 50 (14.97%) Problem Management
10 48 (14.37%) MS Excel
11 46 (13.77%) Active Directory
12 45 (13.47%) MS Office
13 43 (12.87%) Change Management
14 37 (11.08%) SQL
14 37 (11.08%) Data Centre
15 36 (10.78%) WAN
15 36 (10.78%) Telecoms
16 35 (10.48%) LAN
17 33 (9.88%) Firewall
17 33 (9.88%) DV Cleared
18 32 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (8.98%) Service Delivery
19 30 (8.98%) VMware
20 28 (8.38%) Finance
20 28 (8.38%) Capacity Management
21 27 (8.08%) SQL Server
22 26 (7.78%) UNIX
22 26 (7.78%) Information Security
22 26 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
22 26 (7.78%) Data Analysis

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.49%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.29%) IIS
4 10 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.69%) CMS
6 7 (2.10%) Lync
6 7 (2.10%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 48 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 45 (13.47%) MS Office
3 6 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.90%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.60%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.60%) assyst
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.30%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.78%) WAN
2 35 (10.48%) LAN
3 33 (9.88%) Firewall
4 20 (5.99%) TCP/IP
5 15 (4.49%) Internet
6 13 (3.89%) DNS
7 10 (2.99%) VPN
8 9 (2.69%) SAN
8 9 (2.69%) OSPF
8 9 (2.69%) Network Security
9 8 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (2.40%) ATM
10 7 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.80%) EIGRP
12 5 (1.50%) BGP
12 5 (1.50%) IPsec
13 4 (1.20%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.20%) VLAN
13 4 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.10%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.50%) DTS
6 5 (1.50%) OLAP
6 5 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.90%) MySQL
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.90%) DB2
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.60%) MS Access
9 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.20%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.20%) ClearQuest
2 4 (1.20%) Subversion
2 4 (1.20%) JIRA
2 4 (1.20%) Yeoman
3 2 (0.60%) eggPlant
3 2 (0.60%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.30%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (10.78%) Telecoms
2 28 (8.38%) Finance
3 9 (2.69%) Front Office
4 8 (2.40%) Retail
5 6 (1.80%) Marketing
6 5 (1.50%) Billing
6 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.50%) Electronics
7 4 (1.20%) Legal
7 4 (1.20%) Automotive
8 3 (0.90%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Banking
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 74 (22.16%) Incident Manager
2 61 (18.26%) Analyst
3 26 (7.78%) Service Analyst
4 25 (7.49%) Administrator
5 19 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (5.69%) Service Manager
5 19 (5.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (5.09%) Network Engineer
7 16 (4.79%) Test Manager
8 13 (3.89%) Problem Manager
9 12 (3.59%) DBA
10 9 (2.69%) Consultant
10 9 (2.69%) Support Engineer
10 9 (2.69%) Major Incident Manager
10 9 (2.69%) Incident Analyst
10 9 (2.69%) Test Leader
10 9 (2.69%) Service Desk Engineer
11 8 (2.40%) Security Engineer
12 7 (2.10%) 1st Line Support
13 6 (1.80%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.19%) XML
2 16 (4.79%) Middleware
3 13 (3.89%) .NET
4 12 (3.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (2.40%) HTML
6 7 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.80%) COM+
7 6 (1.80%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.90%) J2EE
9 2 (0.60%) SOAP
9 2 (0.60%) Web Services
9 2 (0.60%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.30%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.30%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.30%) BAPI
10 1 (0.30%) SAP ALE
10 1 (0.30%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.30%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.08%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.49%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.69%) Statistics
5 8 (2.40%) Clustering
5 8 (2.40%) PKI
6 7 (2.10%) Smart Meter
6 7 (2.10%) Replication
7 5 (1.50%) DTV
7 5 (1.50%) CMDB
8 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.90%) iSeries
8 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.90%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.90%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.60%) CESG
9 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 103 (30.84%) Windows
2 26 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (7.78%) UNIX
3 23 (6.89%) Windows 7
4 22 (6.59%) Linux
5 16 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.59%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.59%) Windows 8
7 9 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.40%) HPUX
9 6 (1.80%) Solaris
10 2 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.30%) zOS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (43.41%) ITIL
2 95 (28.44%) Service Management
3 50 (14.97%) Problem Management
4 43 (12.87%) Change Management
5 30 (8.98%) Service Delivery
6 28 (8.38%) Capacity Management
7 26 (7.78%) Information Security
7 26 (7.78%) Data Analysis
8 25 (7.49%) Configuration Management
9 24 (7.19%) CRM
10 23 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (6.29%) Matrix Management
13 17 (5.09%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (4.79%) SIEM
14 16 (4.79%) Test Management
14 16 (4.79%) Migration
14 16 (4.79%) ITSM
15 14 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (4.19%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.08%) SQL
2 15 (4.49%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.19%) PL/SQL
4 12 (3.59%) VB
5 11 (3.29%) VBScript
6 10 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 10 (2.99%) Perl
7 8 (2.40%) VB6
8 7 (2.10%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.10%) C#
9 5 (1.50%) C
9 5 (1.50%) Python
9 5 (1.50%) C-shell
10 4 (1.20%) Java
11 3 (0.90%) C++
11 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.60%) VBA
13 1 (0.30%) ABAP
13 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 99 (29.64%) Security Cleared
2 83 (24.85%) SC Cleared
3 33 (9.88%) DV Cleared
4 19 (5.69%) ISTQB
5 15 (4.49%) CISSP
6 14 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (3.89%) Degree
8 11 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.40%) CCNP
9 8 (2.40%) CISM
10 7 (2.10%) CCNA
11 6 (1.80%) CISA
12 5 (1.50%) ISEB
12 5 (1.50%) MCSA
13 4 (1.20%) MCDBA
13 4 (1.20%) MCAD
13 4 (1.20%) MCSD
13 4 (1.20%) ISSAP
14 3 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (19.16%) SLA
2 17 (5.09%) QA
3 9 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.50%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) BS15000
7 1 (0.30%) TickIT
7 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (13.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.89%) vSphere
4 9 (2.69%) XenApp
5 8 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.20%) Snort
7 3 (0.90%) UAG
7 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.30%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.30%) GPFS
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.49%) SCOM
2 21 (6.29%) OpenView
2 21 (6.29%) OVSD
3 18 (5.39%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (5.09%) SCSM
5 16 (4.79%) SCOrch
6 13 (3.89%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (2.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (2.10%) SCCM
8 3 (0.90%) WSUS
8 3 (0.90%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.60%) Nagios
9 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.60%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 60 (17.96%) HP
2 54 (16.17%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.98%) VMware
4 25 (7.49%) Remedy
5 19 (5.69%) Oracle
6 18 (5.39%) Cisco
7 12 (3.59%) IBM
7 12 (3.59%) Citrix
8 10 (2.99%) McAfee
9 9 (2.69%) Juniper
9 9 (2.69%) SAP
9 9 (2.69%) EMC
10 8 (2.40%) Huawei
11 7 (2.10%) F5
12 6 (1.80%) ArcSight
13 5 (1.50%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.50%) Symantec
13 5 (1.50%) NetApp
13 5 (1.50%) Sourcefire
14 4 (1.20%) BMC
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